trace fossil burrow

These are probably worm burrows preserved in the Upper Greensand. They were made when the sands were being laid down in a shallow, warm sea about 100 million years ago.

Find out more on the trace fossils pages.

Common name

trace fossil burrow

Type

Trace Fossils


Strata

Upper Greensand

Time period

Lower Cretaceous

Age

110 million years

Where found

Charmouth

Found by

Richard Edmonds

Museum

Allhallows Museum, Honiton

Accession number

HONAM.2013.32.04